Just like other people, cats also need someone that can give them care and love in order to live a considerably happy life as a pet. Pets such as cats will surely give back the love you gave them when you took care of them properly.
Here are different things that you can do to make your cat like and love you.
Know How to Understand Your Pet Cat
In order for you to establish a good relationship between you and your cat, it is always important for you to understand them just like making friends with humans. There are times that we should cling with them, but there are also times that we should let them do something on their own. There should always be a balance in everything to make sure that there no conflicts on what is too much and what is not.
Here are some tips that you should know to help you better understand your cat.
Avoid Hurting Your Cat
Do not hurt your pet cat emotionally or physically. Whatever they did, hurting them will not be the solution.
If you yell at cats they always tend to run away because they can sense that you are angry. Avoid shouting and even landing a strike to your cat, hurting them will surely make them distrust you.
Do not try also to punish your cat by sprinkling water in them, our feline friends are afraid of water and using it to them will make your pet frightened from you.
Know Your cat’s Likes and Dislikes
Just like us, cats tend to love some things among others. It is very important to know the things that are good and bad for your pet cat.
For example, find out your cat’s favorite food so that you can have it as their reward whenever they did something good. Giving your cat treats can be really helpful because your pet will surely prefer doing good things rather than mischief, wherein, they can’t gain any treats.
Here are some common things that are good and bad for your pet cat.
Know How to Communicate with Your Pet Cat
Cats can’t talk like humans, cats tend to communicate with us by means of showing body language. It is very important to know the meaning of their body languages for us to know what they want us to know right away.
Know The Body Language of Your Cat
Cats use different body languages to express their feelings to their owners. As an owner, it is better to know what their body languages mean because there should be a good understanding of any kind of relationship even between a man and a cat.
Here are some postures that cats often show us, memorize it and be sure to get your cat’s thoughts next time.
Know the Meaning of the Sounds They Create
Aside from the different body languages of cats, they also produce sounds which means something that we should know. They often do sound to attract attention, especially from their owners.
Here are some things that you know when you hear your cat make a sound.
Avoid Making Eye Contact with Your Pet Cat
Having eye contact with cats are offensive for them, they often feel threatened when you make prolonged eye contact with them. When you notice your cat blink at you, please try to do the same towards them. Blinking slowly will mean that you are communicating with them. It means a lot for cats when their owners blinked at them back. It was like showing and giving them affection which they really want.
Know How to Properly Take Care of Your Pet Cat
Show your love for your cat by simply taking care of him properly and this will surely make your cat love you back. Your cat will surely appreciate everything good you do for him; in exchange, he will love you back genuinely.
Here are some things that you need to do in order to show affection, love, and care to your pet cat.
All these tips are necessary for you to follow if you really want your cat to love you back and to be a good cat owner. Here is another thing that you should consider doing, get your cat a present as simple as making him a DIY cat bandana. Just follow the simple steps below to make a bandana suitable for your pet cat.
DIY Bandana for Your Pet Cat
Making an easily made bandana for your cat will be really awesome. Just remember not to put the bandana on your pet cat when he seems to be irritated with it. There can be times that he would love to wear it, but there can be times that he would hate to wear it.
- 1Get half of the measurement of your pet’s collar and then mark it on the fold of the paper. Use the ruler in drawing a diagonal line across your mark and the fold, there should be a triangle that will be formed. Cut the triangle and open the paper cut out.
- 2Place the triangle pattern in your selected cloth or fabric and then cut 2 triangles from the fabric.
- 3Place both the right sides of the triangle together. Stitch them with a little allowance at the top edge. Fold the stitched fabric open and press.
- 4Stitch the patterned fabric with your cat’s collar for wearing purposes. Be sure to stitch it well and carefully. Have an allowance on the fabric so that the collar will be neatly covered.
- 5Once done with stitching, prepare the collar and let your pet cat enjoy his new bandana themed collar.
If you wanted someone to love you back, you should also be able to give that love to them. It does not matter if you are establishing a relationship with a man or with a cat, as long as your affection towards them is genuine. Cats are very loyal to their owners just like dogs, and I am certain that they deserve love and care from their owners which is also a responsibility for them. Pets are not to be considered as animals, they must be considered as part of a family.